Tomei began operations in 1968 as a race car tuner in Japan. Over the last 40 years Japan has emerged as one of the leaders in automotive research, racing, and culture. Tomei products have been utilized in nearly every motor sport imaginable. Tomei's racing heritage means their research and design team have first hand knowledge of the extreme demands racing puts on an engine. Using only the highest quality materials means that Tomei's products can handle the intense strain and heat a purpose built engine will experience whether it be on the street or the track. Tomei's attention to detail is second to none. All of their products are thoroughly researched and engineered to achieve optimal efficiency. Because of even miniscule differences in measurements can cause catastrophic engine failure, all Tomei products fall within strict tolerances. Tomei machines all of their engine components to enhance airflow and ensure proper fitment and seal.
The crankshaft is, by far, the most massive moving part in your engine. There s a reason for that-the crankshaft is essentially ground zero for every bit of the torque your high-performance engine is capable of producing. It s pistons connected to connecting rods, which in turn are connected to the crankshaft, pounding down intermittently with incredible force. Meanwhile, at the back, the crank is connected to the clutch-and eventually the wheels-which are trying to resist acceleration. The same thing is going on at the front where the water pump, alternator, and other power-robbing assemblies are providing resistance. The result is a multitude of twisting forces applied to the crankshaft the entire time the engine is running. The stresses are multiplied in a racing situation in which the rpm levels can get quite extreme, and the frequent transitions from wide-open throttle to zero throttle only add to the equation. Factory crankshafts aren???t made with optimal strength in mind. Automotive manufactures must cut costs and materials and design crankshafts to withstand long periods of low rpm operation at idle or in stop and go traffic. The complete opposite of spirited driving.
Crankshafts that are purpose-built for racing are almost exclusively either forged or constructed from a piece of billet steel. Forging offers supplemental strength over cast pieces in addition to other advantages. Forgings produce a stronger grain structure and, are exceptionally strong. All Tomei Crankshafts are machined and balanced, preventing vibration and excessive engine wear.
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Tomei is one of the most recognizable brands when it comes to performance tuning. The company started in 1968 by Mr. Seiichi Suzuki and initially tuned race cars. Their concept is “To produce a great product for ultimate driving pleasure” which has translated into all their parts, making it a sought-after brand worldwide. Today, Tomei is used by various enthusiasts, tuners, professional drivers, and racers everywhere.
Tomei has its roots firmly attached to motorsports racing. With its experience in creating fast cars for decades, it was able to create parts that are considered as one of the most.sophisticated and technologically advanced parts in the market. Not only does it produce power. It ensures that it maintains its reliability as well.
The company offers a wide range of products, ranging from engine components such as camshafts, valve springs, pistons, connecting rods, cam gears, gaskets, limited slip differentials, exhaust systems, and more. Their parts are designed to perform well, not only on the streets, but on the track as well.
They have various race track records under their belt to prove it.
If you want to upgrade the performance of your vehicle, then Tomei is the right brand for you. The company has consistently provided its customers with high-perfromance products that deliver what it promised. Using only the highest quality of materials available, which includes Titanium, they are able to develop parts that are strong and lightweight. This is the formula for a better performing engine. Visit Vivid Racing and check out their list of products that would fit your specific requirement.
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